Dreamland (1904-1911)

A painter with a Coney Island legacy
Marie Roberts hails from an illustrious Coney Island family.  Her grandfather was the Acting Battalion Chief of the Coney Island district and fought some of the most notable fires in Brooklyn history including the Dreamland fire of 1911 that burned...
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Page 64 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Chutes and Bridge, Dreamland Photograph of Chutes and Bridge ride in Dreamland Park One of Coney Island's three main amusement parks, Dreamland, established in 1904, was considered more "refined,...
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Page 23 of the Glimpses of the New Coney Island book: View of Dreamland from Chutes Photograph of Dreamland Park from the top of the Chutes One of Coney Island's three main amusement parks, Dreamland, established in 1904, was considered more "...
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Page 57 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Night in Dreamland Photograph of night in Dreamland Park One of Coney Island's three main amusement parks, Dreamland, established in 1904, was considered more "refined, orderly and symmetrical" than...
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Page 74 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Dreamland from the Ocean Photograph of Dreamland Park from the Ocean One of Coney Island's three main amusement parks, Dreamland, established in 1904, was considered more "refined, orderly and...
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Page 17 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: The Western End of Coney Island from the Chutes, Dreamland A photograph of the western end of Coney Island from the Chutes at Dreamland.
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Page 25 (top right) of the Glimpses of the New Coney Island book: The Giant and the Dwarf at Dreamland Photograph of a giant and dwarf in Dreamland Park
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